The Earth is approaching a large asteroid

The Earth is approaching a large asteroid

К Земле приближается крупный астероид

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The asteroid will pass at a distance of more than 7 million kilometers from Earth

The rapprochement of asteroid 2006 QV89 with Earth is expected on 9 September. It is the fourth in the list of the most dangerous space objects.

The European space Agency has published the list of the most dangerous space objects. Fourth in the list is the asteroid known as 2006 QV89 that moves towards the Earth.It is reported by Voice of America.

Meanwhile, the probability that the asteroid will collide with the Earth this year is 1:7000. The asteroid will probably be held at a distance of more than 7 million kilometers from Earth.

It may take place on the 9th of September 2019, according to news reports citing information Agency.

This asteroid was discovered on 29 August 2006. Although the cases of asteroids colliding with the planet are extremely rare, known case of 1908, when the province Eniseyskaya offers free wifi in Russia the fall of the meteorite destroyed almost 2,000 square kilometers of forests.

Previously, scientists were able to photograph flown on 1 June by the Earth double asteroid 1999 KW4.

It was also reported that American scientists have discovered in space “with a quick” asteroid.

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